The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 32 30 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Contract jobs citing WPF 16 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.07% 1.31% 6.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.33% 4.55% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 13
Average daily rate
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£425 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 - £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 - £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.81%
WPF
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
98 88 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 24.94% 28.85% 30.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 49 54
Average daily rate £400 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £19.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WPF across the Nottingham region.

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

WPF
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

WPF Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WPF.

1 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (85.19%) WCF
3 16 (59.26%) Oracle
3 16 (59.26%) HTML
4 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET
5 14 (51.85%) CRM
6 13 (48.15%) PL/SQL
7 12 (44.44%) SQL
7 12 (44.44%) Shell Script
7 12 (44.44%) UNIX
8 11 (40.74%) MVVM
8 11 (40.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (40.74%) Oracle Database 10g
8 11 (40.74%) Oracle Database
9 9 (33.33%) XML
9 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
10 6 (22.22%) TDD
10 6 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (22.22%) OO
11 5 (18.52%) Web Services
11 5 (18.52%) Data Management
12 4 (14.81%) Degree
12 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (14.81%) CSS
13 3 (11.11%) MVC
13 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
14 2 (7.41%) Ajax
14 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle Database 10g
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.70%) Fiddler
3 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (3.70%) Legal
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) Architect
2 12 (44.44%) Designer
3 8 (29.63%) AWS Architect
4 6 (22.22%) WPF Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Lead Architect
5 4 (14.81%) .NET Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Lead Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Web Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Web Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Silverlight Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Designer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (85.19%) WCF
3 16 (59.26%) HTML
4 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET
5 9 (33.33%) XML
5 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 5 (18.52%) Web Services
7 4 (14.81%) CSS
8 2 (7.41%) XSD
8 2 (7.41%) XSLT
8 2 (7.41%) JSON
8 2 (7.41%) Silverlight
8 2 (7.41%) jQuery
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (7.41%) HTML5
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (7.41%) Ajax
9 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
9 1 (3.70%) REST
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) UNIX
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) CRM
2 11 (40.74%) MVVM
3 6 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (22.22%) OO
3 6 (22.22%) TDD
4 5 (18.52%) Data Management
5 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 3 (11.11%) MVC
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.70%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 13 (48.15%) PL/SQL
4 12 (44.44%) SQL
4 12 (44.44%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.41%) XAML
5 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) WMI
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Xamarin